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English definition of “stoutly”

stoutly

adverb uk   /ˈstaʊt.li/ us  

stoutly adverb (CHARACTER)

in a firm and determined way: They have stoutly denied the recent rumours that there are problems with their marriage.Strong-willed

stoutly adverb (OBJECT)

in a strong way: stoutly-made bootsPhysically strong and powerful
(Definition of stoutly from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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